Worshipping visit of the Holy Metropolis of Corfu to Jerusalem
On Thursday, January 17, 2019, his Eminence, the Bishop of Corfu, Paxoi and Diapontian Islands, Mr. Nektarios along with worshippers visited the Monastery of the Shepherds Field in Beit Sahour and then where welcomed by his Beatitude the Patriarch Mr. Theofilos in the Holy Land. His Beatitude having welcomed his Eminence and the worshippers, referred to the great importance of the Holy Land for an Orthodox Christian.
Then, the Bishop of Corfu thanked his Beatitude and invited him to visit Corfu. His Beatitude accepted the invitation.
Then, Mr. Nektarios visited his Eminence Archbishop of Tabor, Mr. Methodios and the great key holder of the Holy Tomb, father Nikolaos from Corfu.
Following, Mr. Nektarios and the worshippers went to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where they worshipped the Holy Tomb of our Lord.
On Wednesday, January 18, the worshippers went to the Church of the Annunciation, where the Annunciation of Theotokos took place and then were welcomed by the Corfiot Bishop of Nazareth, Mr. Kyriakos, in the Holy Metropolis, along with a lunch.